Accident Aérospatiale AS 332M1e Cougar NG 2336, Wednesday 15 April 2020
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Date:Wednesday 15 April 2020
Time:16:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aérospatiale AS 332M1e Cougar NG
Registration: 2336
MSN: 2336
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Bouihl-Devant, Hautes-Pyrénées 65 -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Pau
Destination airport:Pau
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The military helicopter from the 5th Combat Helicopter Regiment (RHC) of Pau crashed during a training exercise. A post crash fire occurred.
Two occupants died and five were injured (two seriously).
It entered a VRS at 300 ft AGL coming into the hover.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

17 June 1995 2336 / AIG ALAT 0 Le Bourget Airport, Val d'Oise 95 sub



Revision history:

15-Apr-2020 16:52 gerard57 Added
15-Apr-2020 17:17 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Apr-2020 17:21 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
15-Apr-2020 17:27 RobertMB Updated [Source]
15-Apr-2020 20:31 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-Apr-2020 21:01 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
15-Apr-2020 21:02 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Photo]
16-Apr-2020 09:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Photo]
16-Apr-2020 17:09 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
03-Oct-2021 12:11 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Mar-2022 06:22 Ron Averes Updated [Operator, Embed code]
28-Mar-2022 06:33 Ron Averes Updated [Operator]
09-Jun-2022 08:12 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
21-Aug-2022 12:25 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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